Friends of Franklin Delano Roosevelt
Donald J Trump State Parks
Draft Agenda, Wednesday February 12, 2014 – 7:30-9:00
Call to Order - Jane Daniels, President 7:30
- Introductions and sign in
- Help with website
- Parks and Trails New York Capacity Building Grant - $1,600
- Acceptance of Minutes of January 11, 2014 meetings
- Additions to the agenda
- Financial – David Rocco, Treasurer
- President – Jane Daniels - Annual report
- Park Manager’s Minute (Brian Strasavich)
- Budget – Jim Brosnan and Anwer Qureishi
- Implementation of the Parks and Trails New York Capacity Building Grant
- Copyright or trademarking the logo
- Engaging new members
Upcoming events 8:20
- Spring Bird Walk Saturday, April 19 – 7:30 – Place to be decided
- I Love My Park Day - Saturday May 3rd, Parking Lot 6
- Publicity – Anwer Qureishi
- Vine cutting –
- Metal removal – Janice Turner
- Hospitality –
- Sign in – Jane Daniels
- Signs –
- Clean up –
Upcoming meetings – All meetings are at 7:30 pm in the FDR Park Office
Wednesday, and March 12, 2014
Meeting minutes status:
Friends of Franklin D. Roosevelt and Donald J. Trump State Parks
Minutes – Wednesday, February 12, 2014 – 7:35 - 9:15 p.m.
Action /Target Date
NY Sales Tax Waiver
Charles Castronovo / Janice Turner
Speak to lawyer, report back March 12th meeting
Attendance -Jane Daniels , Charles Castronovo, Brian Strasavich, Dianne Press, Jim Brosnan (arrived 7:40), David Rocco (arrived 7:40) and Janice Turner (arrived 7:55).
President Jane Daniels called the meeting to order at 7:35 p.m.
Financial Report - David Rocco reported our Chase account has $202.97. In addition to that amount we also have an account with Pay Pal. He will get together with Walt Daniels to learn how to transfer this over to Chase.
Manager’s Report – Brian Strasavich
Passed the Park Operations Schedule for 2014. There are no major changes.
Minutes - The January 2014 minutes were accepted.
Announcements - Sam Cutrone, a Yorktown High School senior as part of hiscivic internship will be putting material onto our website.
New business -
We will receive the $1,600 PTNY grant which will be used for printing brochures,, FAVI cards, and printing and laminating signs.
Jim Brosnan started working on a our budget.
Old Business - Volunteers for leading segments of I Love My Park Day are as follows:
Vine cutting - Dianne Press and possibly Maria Adams.
Metal removal - Janice Turner.
Signs (placement and removal) - David Rocco.
Sign In - Jane Daniels.
Publicity - Anwer Qureishi.
Trademark of logo - Janice Turner reported that the logo should be trademarked. It will cost around $350.00 if we do it ourselves. Janice would try to start the process but, since she has never applied for one before, she was not sure how long it would take. Charles Castronovo will contact Adrien Hunt and Mary Jane Heinlein about how to proceed, and will contact Janice Turner. We will report back at the next meeting.
Upcoming Events -
Spring Bird Walk, April 19, 2014.
I Love My Park Day, May 3,2014.
Friends BBQ, July 9, 2014.
Gone to the Dogs, October 18, 2014.
Meeting adjourned at 9:15 p.m. by President Jane Daniels.
Upcoming meetings: April 9, 2014 and May 14, 2014 at 7:30 p.m., in the park office.